NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Friday, January 30, 2009
Lertcheewakarn upset by Robson
Number 1 junior girls seed Noppawan Lertcheewakarn, who has had a remarkable run through the Australian Open, has fallen to the same girl who defeated her in the 2008 Wimbledon final. Laura Robson defeated Lertcheewakarn 6-4, 6-3 in their semifinal match. 5th-seeded Robson will play number 3 seed Ksenia Pervak in the final. Pervak defeated number 2 seed Ana Bogdan, 6-1, 6-3.